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The Resource Einstein : a hundred years of relativity, Andrew Robinson ; with contributions by Philip Anderson [and others]

Einstein : a hundred years of relativity, Andrew Robinson ; with contributions by Philip Anderson [and others]

Label
Einstein : a hundred years of relativity
Title
Einstein
Title remainder
a hundred years of relativity
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Robinson ; with contributions by Philip Anderson [and others]
Title variation
In association with the Albert Einstein Archives
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An illustrated study commemorating the centenary of Albert Einstein's "Annus Mirabilis Papers" of 1905, his four articles that provided a foundation for modern physics and revolutionized the world's understanding of space, time, energy, matter, and light
Biography type
individual biography
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202078
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
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Robinson, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 530/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
R63 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Bet ha-sefarim ha-leʼumi ṿeha-universiṭaʼi bi-Yerushalayim
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True
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Physicists
  • General relativity (Physics)
  • Physics
Target audience
adult
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a hundred years of relativity
Label
Einstein : a hundred years of relativity, Andrew Robinson ; with contributions by Philip Anderson [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of physics before Einstein -- Autobiographical notes / by Albert Einstein -- The Making of a physicist -- A brief history of relativity / by Stephen Hawking -- The miraculous year, 1905 -- General relativity -- Varying c: vodka without alcohol? / by João Magueijo -- Arguing about quantum theory -- The search for a theory of everything -- Einstein's search for unification / by Steven Weinberg -- Physics since Einstein -- Einstein's scientific legacy / by Philip Anderson -- The most famous man in the world -- Personal and family life -- Einstein's love letters / by Robert Schulmann -- Einstein and music / by Philip Glass -- Germany, war and pacifism -- America -- Zionism, the Holocaust and Israel -- Einstein on religion, Judaism and Zionism / by Max Jammer -- Nuclear saint and demon -- Einstein's quest for global peace / by Joseph Rotblat -- The end of an era -- Einstein's last interview / by I. Bernard Cohen -- Einstein's enduring magic -- Einstein: twentieth-century icon / by Arthur C. Clarke
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780810959231
Lccn
2005006593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 58456877
  • (OCoLC)58456877
Label
Einstein : a hundred years of relativity, Andrew Robinson ; with contributions by Philip Anderson [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-248) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world of physics before Einstein -- Autobiographical notes / by Albert Einstein -- The Making of a physicist -- A brief history of relativity / by Stephen Hawking -- The miraculous year, 1905 -- General relativity -- Varying c: vodka without alcohol? / by João Magueijo -- Arguing about quantum theory -- The search for a theory of everything -- Einstein's search for unification / by Steven Weinberg -- Physics since Einstein -- Einstein's scientific legacy / by Philip Anderson -- The most famous man in the world -- Personal and family life -- Einstein's love letters / by Robert Schulmann -- Einstein and music / by Philip Glass -- Germany, war and pacifism -- America -- Zionism, the Holocaust and Israel -- Einstein on religion, Judaism and Zionism / by Max Jammer -- Nuclear saint and demon -- Einstein's quest for global peace / by Joseph Rotblat -- The end of an era -- Einstein's last interview / by I. Bernard Cohen -- Einstein's enduring magic -- Einstein: twentieth-century icon / by Arthur C. Clarke
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780810959231
Lccn
2005006593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 58456877
  • (OCoLC)58456877

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